SAVE THE DATE: SATURDAY, AUGUST 12, 2023
The Lake City Chamber of Commerce and our sponsors are excited to return for the the 2nd annual Y-Knot Tri on Saturday August 12th, 2023! Paddle, bike, and run your way through a fun course in beautiful Lake City, Minnesota. Individual or Team registration is available.
About the Lake City Y-Knot Tri 2023
The 2nd annual Lake City Y-Knot Tri will take place at Ohuta Park on Saturday, August 12th, 2023. The event will consist of a 2.5 mile paddle on beautiful Lake Pepin, a 14 mile bike ride on a ‘there and back’ route to Frontenac, and a 5K run along the river side.
There are three options for registration.
1. Registrants can sign up as an individual and complete all three legs of the race; OR
2. Registrants can sign up as two person team – paddle together in a kayak or canoe and then complete the last two legs individually (participants would share the same paddle time); OR
3. Registrants can sign up on a three person relay team – each person completes one leg of the race
~ There are a limited number of kayaks available for rent at the time of registering for the triathlon. After completing the race there were refreshments and festivities in Ohuta Park.
A signed waiver is required to participate. View the 2023 waiver here
*RACE TIMING DONE BY WAZATA TIMING*
1. Awards will be given to 1st and 2nd place individuals male & female in the following categories
2. Awards will be given to the 1st and 2nd place 2 person teams
3. Awards will be given to 1st and 2nd place 3 person relay teams
**Any use of e-bikes prohibits participants from receiving awards**
~Online registration will be open until Thursday, August 10th at 4pm.
~All registrations after this date must be completed on-site the day of the event.
~Packet pick-up will be held at Ohuta Park on Friday, August 11th from 5pm-7pm.
~Same day registration will be held at Ohuta Park from 7am-8:30am. *NO EARLIER*
~You must register online before July 22rd in order to receive a race t-shirt
*RACE DAY INFORMATION*
~Parking Information: Side streets and residential area near Ohuta Park.
*Bike water stop will be at the Staehli Park rest area
*5K water stop will be at the turn-a-round point
*Transition area located in Ohuta Park near the beach. Follow directional signs as you transition between legs of the race.
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2022 Race Results
3rd place, Emma Christensen (Rochester, MN) 2:08:01
2nd place, Holly Denzer (Lake City, MN) 2:03:43
1st place, Elizabeth Greenawalt (Lake City, MN) 2:00:24.
3rd place, Sue Christensen (Rochester, MN) 2:20:11
2nd place, Crysta Parkin (Byron, MN) 2:10:04
1st place, Vicky Ebensperger (Menomonie, WI) 2:09:45
Male 18 & Under:
1st place, Leighton Mueske (Lake City, MN) 2:47:24
3rd place, Jeremiah Saunders (Rochester, MN) 1:47:07
2ndplace, Tom Horner (Rochester, MN) 1:37:01
1st place, Colin Catlin (Wabasha, MN) 1:36:47
3rd place, Alan Ebensperger (Menomonie, WI) 2:08:23
2nd place Greg Richert (Forest Lake, MN) 1:57:03
1st place, Joe Greenawalt (Lake City, MN) 1:50:55
Three Person Relay overall results:
2nd place, Team Scanlon/Ziemba/Johnson (Lake City, MN) 2:18:16
1st place Team Anderson/Johnson/Anderson (Frontenac, MN) 1:47:10
Two person Team overall results:
2nd place, Team Faris/Wheeler (Hayward, WI) 4:39:12
1st place, Team White/Issendorf 3:59:38
Full results available online at https://wayzataresults.com
Thank You 2022 Sponsors!
Active PT & Sports Therapy Kelly’s Lakehouse Edward Jones (Steven & John Lang) Ruth & Jeffery DeFrang Willows on the River Perry Dental Automation Services
Lake City Federal Bank Rotary Club of Lake City A Couple Coyles
Burfeind Storage Huettls Meats LA Anderson CPA Lake City Appliance & Video
Lake City Lions Club Mahn Family Funeral Homes Featherstone Real Estate Ameriprise Financial Treats & Treasures Lake City Historical Society Lake City Graphic & Shopper Robert & Teri Perez
A special thank you to our anonymous donors, the Lake City Chamber of Commerce, the City of Lake City, the Y-Knot Committee and our wonderful volunteers